Are you going on holiday in Aruba? Then please take into account that certain vaccinations are recommended for Aruba, although in most cases they are not mandatory. Which vaccinations you require for Aruba, depends on your further travel plans and on the duration of your trip.
Aruba is a beautiful island in the Caribbean Sea. It has a tropical climate with year-round temperatures between 25 and 30 degrees Celsius. As a result, you can visit Aruba at any time you wish: the weather is almost always pleasant. Do you visit Aruba specifically for its white beaches or do you plan some island hopping in the Netherlands Antilles? The vaccinations you require vary per island. Also, if you travel to Venezuela – or any other country in South America – before or after your stay in Aruba, you may need additional vaccinations. Besides protecting yourself against possible infectious diseases, beware of the bright sunlight and avoid mosquito bites. Dengue occurs in Aruba. Malaria is not prevalent on the island. Our KLM Health Services nurses are happy to tell you which vaccinations you require for Aruba and gladly advise on additional precautions you can take to enjoy a healthy holiday in this wonderful part of the Dutch Caribbean. Click here to make an appointment with a nurse.
Aruba vaccinations: what are the health risks?
Vaccines can make you resistant to various (tropical) diseases that occur in Aruba. Please find below a list of the most common health risks and diseases on the island and read which specific vaccinations you may require.